Sunday, October 5, 2008

Endocrinologist Dr. Jerald Marifke joins College faculty, Froedtert staff


Oct. 2, 2008 College News - Jerald Marifke, MD, has been appointed Assistant Professor of Medicine (Endocrinology, Metabolism and Clinical Nutrition) at the Medical College and to the medical staff of Froedtert Hospital. Board-certified in endocrinology, his clinical interests include evaluation and management of male hypogonadism, which is due to low testosterone. He also treats many endocrine disorders, including thyroid, adrenal and pituitary diseases.

Dr. Marifke comes to the Medical College from Endocrinology Associates of Green Bay, where he was a general adult endocrinologist in private practice. He completed an endocrinology fellowship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2000, where his research focused on patients with diabetes.

He served an internal medicine residency and internship at the Medical College in 1997 and 1995, respectively. He received his medical degree from the Medical College in 1994, and his bachelor of science, with honors, from the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee in 1991.